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1492: The Poetics of Diaspora
by John Docker
An ambitious and wide-ranging book by a well-known author that ranges from discussions of literary texts to an examination of Genesis, Mediterranean cookery, The Thousand and One Nights, Zionism and Anti-Zionism, Jewish mysticism and English Romanticism.1492 takes as a premise the 'lost world' of a shared Indian, Arab and Jewish culture which was destroyed in the early ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published August 2nd 2001 by Bloomsbury Academic
(first published April 15th 2001)
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